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Monday, November 2, 2015

2015 Religion & Literature Lecture: Shira Wolosky


Location: 100-104 McKenna Hall

The editorial team and staff at Religion & Literature are delighted to invite you to the 2015 Religion & Literature Lecture, which this year will be offered by Shira Wolosky, Professor of American Studies and English Literature at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She has published widely on topics ranging from poetics to literary theory to philosophy and ethics to cutting-edge feminism as well as religion and literature. On Monday, November 2, at 5:00 pm in 100-104 McKenna Hall she will deliver a lecture entitled "The Metaphysics of Language: Levinas on the Names of God," with a reception to follow in the McKenna Hall Atrium. The lecture's description is as follows:…

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Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Americanist Seminar: Nick Sousanis


Location: 209 DeBartolo Hall

The Americanist Seminar is pleased to announce a lecture by critical theorist and comics artist Nick Sousanis, "Reimagining Scholarship through Comics," at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, November 3, in 209 DeBartolo Hall.
Nick Sousanis received his doctorate at Columbia University, where he wrote and drew his dissertation entirely in comics form. Titled Unflattening

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Thursday, November 5, 2015

Forum on Early Period Journal Publishing


Location: 107 O'Shaughnessy Hall

The Early Modern Group presents a forum on Early period journal publishing led by a round table of Notre Dame’s own early period editors:

Sandra Gustafson (Early American Literature)
Peter Holland (Shakespeare Survey)
Susannah Monta (Spenser Studies &, formerly, Religion and Literature)
& Laura Knoppers (Milton Studies

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Monday, November 9, 2015

SENS: Josephine McDonagh


Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy Hall

The next meeting of the Seminar in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-century Studies (SENS) will take place Monday, November 9, at 5:00 pm in 119 O'Shaughnessy Hall. Josephine McDonagh of King's College London will speak on "We Have Always Been Migrants: Radical Responses to Migrancy and Settlement around 1850." Reception to Follow in the Great Hall.…

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Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Reading: John Yau


Location: Hammes Bookstore


John Yau will read on November 11, 2015 at 7:30 PM in the Hammes campus bookstore.

Poet, art critic, and curator John Yau has published over 50 books of poetry, fiction, and art criticism. Born in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1950 to Chinese emigrants, Yau attended Bard College and earned an MFA from Brooklyn College in 1978. His first book of poetry, Crossing Canal Street, 

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Americanist Seminar: Marion Rust


Location: 404 Main Building

Professor Marion Rust of the University of Kentucky will be giving a talk titled "'What is Forbidden is Wild': Unsettling American Literary History from Mary Rowlandson to Susan Howe" on Monday, November 16 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in 404 Main Building. Stephen Fredman will offer a response, and refreshments will be provided.…

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015



Location: test


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